Locksmith (Part-time) Location:
Americus, Georgia Regular/Temporary:
Regular Full/Part Time:
Part-Time Job ID:
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Job Summary This position is responsible for the installation, repair and maintenance of campus doors and locks.Responsibilities
Installs and repairs doors, locks, and hardware. (60%)Installs doors and hardware.Maintains doors, door hardware and locks for manual, automatic, and electronic doors.Fabricates hardware and lock parts as needed. Cuts keys and re-combines locks.Monitors the work of contractors in the installation, maintenance, and repair of doors and locks.
Develops plans and manages key inventory. (30%)Issues keys to faculty and staff; maintains secure inventory of keys.Develops work schedules and plans to accomplish tasks.Researches and gathers information concerning security systems.Develops specifications for doors, locks, hardware and security systems.
Performs a variety of related duties. (10%)
High school diploma or equivalent required.More than one year of related experience required.Possession of or ability to readily obtain a valid driver’s license issued by the State of Georgia for the type of vehicle or equipment operated.
.Required Documents to Attach
Please attach a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three professional references.
Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities
Knowledge of doorway installation, repair and maintenance principles.Knowledge of lock installation, repair and maintenance.Knowledge of security systems.Knowledge of department policies and procedures.Skill in the fabrication of parts and tools.Skill in the operation of job-related tools, vehicles and equipment.Skill in oral and written communication.
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Conditions of Employment
Offers of employment are contingent upon completion of a background investigation including a criminal background check demonstrating eligibility for employment with Georgia Southwestern State University, as determined by Georgia Southwestern State University in its sole discretion, confirmation of the credentials and employment history reflected in application materials and, if applicable, a satisfactory credit check and drug screen.
Equal Employment Opportunity
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